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Warning: 34,000 fined last year for not taxing vehicles which are FREE to tax

Drivers paid over £500,000 in fines last year for not applying to tax vehicles which cost nothing to tax

26 June 2018

Drivers see biggest increase in petrol prices in at least 18 years

Motorists suffered the biggest monthly rise in the average price of petrol in at least 18 years

5 June 2018

Millions with basic bank accounts barred from paying at the pump

More than five million people with basic bank accounts are unable to 'pay at the pump'

22 February 2018

Autumn Budget 2017: Tax hike on new diesel cars

New diesel cars which don't meet the latest emissions standards will go up by one tax band from April 2018

22 November 2017

Car insurance premiums soar 8% in a year - don't just auto-renew

Average costs have risen by £34/year to reach £462

21 April 2017

Motorists 'could show driving licence on smartphone' from 2018

The DVLA is developing a new digital service which will let you share your licence data with 'trusted' third parties

31 March 2017

Driving to France? Check NOW if you need a new emissions sticker to avoid a possible £60+ fine

New rules in Paris, Lille, Lyon and Grenoble mean you're likely to need to display a vehicle emissions sticker

3 March 2017

Owners of more polluting cars to face £20+ daily charge to drive in London

From October some drivers will be forced to pay a £10 surcharge in addition to the £11.50 congestion charge

21 February 2017

Motorists advised to drive down MOT costs by maintaining a safe car

Drivers have been warned not to wait until their MOT to find out if their car needs attention

13 February 2017

Fuel prices hit 18-month high – but you can drive down the cost

The price of fuel is at an 18-month high, amid predictions the cost of petrol and diesel will rise again this month

5 January 2017

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